Alyssa Villasenor’s family (pictured on right) on Halloween. Her grandmother sewed the Coco character costumes, her cousin’s painted skeleton faces on each other, while her aunts decorated the front yard and brought Coco to life!


Celebrating Dia de los Muertos with the Staff of the San Diego Symphony & Coco in Concert!

Dia De Los Muertos is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico beginning on October 31. Families create “ofrendas” or alters and decorate them with candles, flowers, water, food and photos ...

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Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespear's Comic Fantasy Of Four Lovers Who Find Themselves Bewitched By Fairies Is A Cunning View Of Love, Jealousy And Marriage. For Centuries It's Been One Of Shakespeare ...

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What's Happening at the Symphony
Why Mahler?

Rafael Payare, Music Director

“Mahler’s 5th symphony -- he did it after he had a scare with death. It starts with a funeral march and ends with La Ronde ...

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What's Happening at the Symphony
What's Your Music?: Guest artists

The San Diego Symphony heard from three upcoming guest artists and they shared with us why they're excited about their performances with the Symphony and what other concerts they ...

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